Yttrium-90 Microsphere Radioembolization for the Treatment of Primary or Secondary Liver Cancer: Clinical Effectiveness, Cost-Effectiveness, and Guidelines


( Last Updated : February 24, 2016)
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RB0963-000

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  1. What is the clinical effectiveness of Yttrium-90 microsphere radioembolization for the treatment of primary or secondary liver tumors?

  2. What is the cost-effectiveness of Yttrium-90 microsphere radioembolization for the treatment of primary or secondary liver tumors?

  3. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding Yttrium-90 microsphere radioembolization for the treatment of primary or secondary liver tumors?


Key Message

Eleven systematic reviews/meta-analyses and two economic evaluations were identified regarding the clinical and cost-effectiveness of Yttrium-90 microsphere radioembolization for the treatment of primary or secondary liver cancer.